raised about $3,800 for the and the during a "Pig Out 2012" fundraiser, organizer Larry Motykowski said.
Montykowski, of The Man Store, estimated that at least 200 people attended the fundraiser, which featured The After Five Band and a dunk tank with local dignitaries.
Sponsors covered event expenses such as event shirts, equipment rentals, and trash cans. The sponsors were , Legal Shield, , , , , , Bradley Roofing, Dan Koukol for County Board, Dunwell Home Inspection, , Liberty Insurance, Mamie's Toffee, Premier Print, , Area Restroom, The After Five Band, The Man Store and OurTeamAuto.com in Plainfield, which provided two whole pigs.
"I personnly learned quite a bit spearheading such an event for the first time, and next year will blow away what we accomplished this year by planning earlier and incorporating more interactive activities for all attendees," Motykowski said. "Thank you to all who purchased a ticket, and we trust you received value."